Is the coronavirus the black swan event that catalyzes the next phase of tech in society?

Coronavirus: a black swan event or just another canary in the coal mine? For all the big data modeling, prediction markets, and analyst forecasts, virtually no one saw the rapid global emergence of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19. Spreading faster than the virus is fear itself, as different countries deploy different prevention tactics, and information remains […]

The Economic Upsides of Edge Computing

As the physical world grows ever more digitized with data emanating from billions of devices and sensors, demands for performance, reliability, and security are pushing much more compute ‘to the edge’ where real-time processing and coordination are vital. Cloud computing and centralized data processing may be the predominant architectural paradigm of today, but there is […]